Community Recreation Center of Apex PRD – Mar. 2019

60+ Spelling Bee
Thursday, March 21, 1 pm
Exercise your mind, as you challenge other spellers age 60+. Sponsored by Arvada Press/Colorado Community Media, and others. This event is free, but we ask both spellers and spectators to register by 3/15. There are prizes for top three spellers and refreshments for all.

Community Recreation Center Welcome
Wednesday, March 6, 9:30 am
Discover the diverse opportunities at the Community Recreation Center. Reserve your space for this free event, (303) 425-9583. Bring friends, enjoy snacks!

Writing: Journaling
Monday, April 1, 1-2:30 pm
Explore journaling to reduce stress, develop projects, clear your mind, and augment memory. Register in advance, $8 (non-res. $10).

Art Basics 101
Friday, March 15-April 19, 1-3 pm
Learn drawing techniques, value, perspective, composition, color mixing/theory, and framing. Register by 3/8, $39 ($47 non-res.).

Art Classes:
Knitting and Crochet, Tues., March 5-April 9, 10:30 am-12 pm, $29 ($35 non-res.).
Tuesday Painting (mixed media), Tue., Mar. 12-Apr. 23, 12:30-3 pm, $53 ($63 non-res.).
Scrapbooking & Card Making, Mon., March 18, 3-5 pm, drop-in fee $4.
Pastels & Drawing Studio, Mon., April 1-22, 6:30-8:30 pm, $54 ($65 non-res.).
Watercolor Studio, Thur., April 4-25, 6:30-8:30 pm, $54 ($65 non-res.).

Dance Fusion
Thursday, 11:45am-12:45 pm
A fun, low-impact fitness workout that combines principles of Dancing Arts, Martial Arts, and Healing Arts. Drop-in fee $4 ($4.75 non-res.) or one scan of your SilverSneakers card.

Dance, Dance, Dance!
There are a variety of classes to keep you moving to the music, register in advance.
Square Dance, 1st & 3rd Mondays, March 4-April 15, 1-3 pm, $20 ($24 non-res.)
Intro to Line Dance, Thur., March 7-April 25, 2:15-3:15 pm, $42 ($50 non-res.)
Charlie’s Dance, Tue., March 12-April 30, 7-8:30 pm, $42 ($50 non-res.)

Wellness Classes
Tranquil Qigong, Mon., March 4-April 22, 6-7 pm, $56 ($67 non-res.).
T’ai Chi Beginning, Mon., March 4-April 22, 7-8 pm, $56 ($67 non-res.).
Yoga, Tue., March 12-April 30, 6:30-7:45 pm, $64 ($77 non-res.).
Hatha Yoga, Wed., March 6-April 24, 6:30-7:45 pm, $56 ($67 non-res.).
Yogalates, Thu., March 14-May 2, 6:30-7:45 pm, $64 ($77 non-res).

Foam Roller Workshop
Monday, March 4, 6-7:30 pm
Bring your foam roller and learn to improve mobility and flexibility. Register in advance, $20 ($24 non-res).

Pilates Mat Class
Tuesdays, 12:45-1:45 pm, ongoing
Class focuses on core strength and flexibility. Drop-in fee $4 ($4.75 non-res.) or one scan of your SilverSneakers card.

Zumba Drop-in
Exercise to a Latin beat in these drop-in Zumba classes. Drop-in fee $4 ($4.75 non-res.) or one scan of your SilverSneakers card.
Zumba Gold (seated), 11:30 am-12:15 pm, Wednesdays, ongoing
Zumba Fitness, 12:30-1:30 pm, Wednesdays, ongoing
Zumba Fitness, 5:30-6:30 pm, Mondays, ongoing

Computer & Devices Classes
Learn basic to advanced use of the computer & devices in a small class setting. Topics include Word Processing, Windows, Digital Photo Editing, Excel, PowerPoint, iPad, Using Google Assist and Siri, and One-on-One Personal Training. Call (303) 425-9583 for times & fees.

Spanish Classes
Learn a second language to keep your mind sharp! Novice to advanced classes begin March 19 and the week following. Call (303) 425-9583 for times/fees.

Genealogy: Beginners
Tuesday, April 2-May 7, 7-8:30 pm
How do you begin to research and record your family roots? Bring what you already know and learn tips on the process. Register $40 early ($48 non-res.), class fills quickly.

Genealogy: Family History Center
Wednesday, March 20, 11 am-12 pm
Looking for a local genealogy resource? The Arvada Family History Center is full of information and has specific public hours. Tour and learn how to access their computers and records to trace your roots. Register early as space fills, $5 ($7 non-res.).

Party Bridge
Tuesday, March 12 & 26, 1-4 pm
Play for fun, partners rotate after each game. Register ($3.50/day) by the Friday before each game. Fee includes game, prizes, and dessert.

Bunco Bash
Thursday, March 7, 1-3 pm
New and veteran Bunco players are welcome for a fun and easy dice game, with light refreshments and prizes. Register by 3/5 with payment $4.

Drop-In Book Club
Wednesday, March 13, 1 pm
Discuss “Catcher in the Rye” by J.D. Salinger. Drop-in fee $1.

Blood Pressure & Blood Sugar Checks, Wednesday, March 6, 9:30-11:30 am
Parkinson’s Care Partners, Friday, March 8, 1:30-2:30 pm
Grief Support, Monday, March 18, 6-7 pm
Parkinson’s Support Group, Thursday, March 21, 1 pm
BINGO, Friday, March 29, 1 pm

Craft Carousel Gift Shop
Open Monday-Friday, 9:30 am-3:30 pm
Are you looking for the perfect hand-crafted gift? Visit the Gift Shop located in the Community Recreation Center featuring handmade items from over 100 consignors, including scarves, hats, jewelry, aprons, quilts, baby gifts, & much more.

Art for the Young at Heart Art Show
Show dates: February 4- March 13
Come browse the colorful creations of artists age 50+ and elementary local school children. Sponsored by the Scientific & Cultural Facilities District.

Games Galore
We offer a variety of drop-in games, including Cribbage- 1st and 3rd Mondays at 1 pm, Pinochle- (double deck), Tuesday, 12-4 pm, and Poker- Thursdays, 12:30-3 pm. Drop-in games are $1 per time. Also, the Senior Club plays Bridge, Mahjongg, Hand & Foot, and Pinochle every Friday, 1-4 pm, the Club’s membership fee is $23 per year.

Community Recreation Center
6842 Wadsworth Blvd.
Arvada, CO 80003
(303) 425-9583

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